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WAOW Wausau
STD's rising in parts of central Wisconsinhave seen an increase every year over the last few years," said Julia McKnight,
WAOW Wausau / Posted 18 hours ago
have seen an increase every year over the last few years," said Julia McKnight, the communicable disease lead nurse with Portage County Health and Human Services. "We do have higher numbers partially due to us being a college town and of course... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Second Iola teen convicted for Stevens Point armed robberyto three charges Monday in an armed robbery that involved a gunshot at a Steven
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
to three charges Monday in an armed robbery that involved a gunshot at a Stevens Point apartment, according to online Portage County court records. Zachary Hendricks was convicted of two felonies - armed robbery and false imprisonment - and... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
HarbisonWalker granted temporary restraining order against Windham picketerssemi tractor-trailer that was leaving the plant while he was picketing. More t
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
semi tractor-trailer that was leaving the plant while he was picketing. More than 80 united steelworkers are on strike in Portage County at the HarbisonWalker Refractories plant. The ambulance was called out to the plant on Tuesday around 10 a.m.... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Suburbanite area crime reporta warrant charging him with non-support of dependents, a fifth-degree felony. H
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 days ago
a warrant charging him with non-support of dependents, a fifth-degree felony. He was turned over to sheriff’s deputies in Portage County. On Sept. 30, an Aultman Road business owner reported someone smashed 10 pumpkins in the parking lot and on... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Portage County Crime Stoppers: Livestock food vandalismSTEVENS POINT (WAOW) - The search is on for vandals who caused $15,000 worth of
WAOW Wausau / Posted 6 days ago
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - The search is on for vandals who caused $15,000 worth of damage to livestock food at a farm in Portage County last month. "Someone purposely cut a 133-foot silage tube at a farm in the Town of Alban (near Rosholt), which... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
WEB EXCLUSIVE: The Lincoln Memorial through the eyes of a veteran$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were
WAOW Wausau / Posted 6 days ago
$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were never paid for them, according to online Portage County court records.More >> A judge Monday ordered a trial for a former Stevens Point potato broker accused of... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Portage County Petsaver: Mulligan$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were
WAOW Wausau / Posted 7 days ago
$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were never paid for them, according to online Portage County court records.More >> A judge Monday ordered a trial for a former Stevens Point potato broker accused of... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Video$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were
WAOW Wausau / Posted 7 days ago
$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were never paid for them, according to online Portage County court records.More >> A judge Monday ordered a trial for a former Stevens Point potato broker accused of... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Large marijuana growth site shut down at Portage County homeHIRAM TOWNSHIP - The Portage County Sheriff shut down a large marijuana growth
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 7 days ago
HIRAM TOWNSHIP - The Portage County Sheriff shut down a large marijuana growth site at a Hiram Township residence Monday. The county drug task force conducted surveillance on the site, located at the 7700 block of Tiolki Avenue. At the residence,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
School district resumes high school football schedule“dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their ac
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
“dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their actions.” The case has been presented to the Portage County Prosecutor’s Office for consideration of any possible criminal charges. The high school’s athletic director... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Crestwood resumes high school football schedule“dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their ac
The Morning Journal / Posted 7 days ago
“dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their actions.” The case has been presented to the Portage County Prosecutor’s Office for consideration of any possible criminal charges. The high school’s athletic director... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Video$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were
WAOW Wausau / Posted 7 days ago
$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were never paid for them, according to online Portage County court records.More >> A judge Monday ordered a trial for a former Stevens Point potato broker accused of... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Video$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were
WAOW Wausau / Posted 7 days ago
$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were never paid for them, according to online Portage County court records.More >> A judge Monday ordered a trial for a former Stevens Point potato broker accused of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
School district resumes high school football schedule"dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their ac
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
"dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their actions." The case has been presented to the Portage County Prosecutor's Office for consideration of any possible criminal charges. The high school's athletic director... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
School district resumes high school football schedule"dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their ac
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
"dealing with young student-athletes who have taken responsibility for their actions." The case has been presented to the Portage County Prosecutor's Office for consideration of any possible criminal charges. The high school's athletic director... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Goodyear's new airship to sail over 10 states headed to basein California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say W
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 7 days ago
in California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. Wingfoot Two will fly over 10... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Trial ordered for ex-Stevens Point potato broker accused of theft$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were
WAOW Wausau / Posted 8 days ago
$705,000 from growers and truckers who provided him goods and services but were never paid for them, according to online Portage County court records. Thomas Lundgren, 54, of Columbus is charged with 10 felony counts of theft in a business... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Goodyear's Wingfoot Two airship on way to new basein California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
in California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. The Akron Beacon Journal reports... Read more
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FOX Business
Goodyear's new airship to sail over 10 states headed to basein California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say W
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
in California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. Wingfoot Two will fly over 10... Read more
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FOX Business
Goodyear's new airship to sail over 10 states headed to baseReading Below Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say Wi
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
Reading Below Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. Wingfoot Two will fly over 10... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Goodyear's new airship to sail over 10 states headed to basein California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say W
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
in California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. say Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. Wingfoot Two will fly over 10... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Goodyear's Wingfoot Two airship on way to new basein California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
in California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. The Akron Beacon Journal reports... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Goodyear's Wingfoot Two airship on way to new basein California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
in California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. The Akron Beacon Journal reports... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Goodyear's Wingfoot Two airship on way to new basein California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
in California. Officials at the Akron-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said Wingfoot Two left the company's hangar in Portage County on Sunday on its way to the hangar in Carson, California, near Los Angeles. The Akron Beacon Journal reports... Read more
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The Suburbanite
NAMI fund-raising walk benefits mental-health awarenessNAMI does great for the clients that we serve; the clients and their families."
The Suburbanite / Posted 8 days ago
NAMI does great for the clients that we serve; the clients and their families." Coleman Professional Services is based in Portage County, but has offices in Stark County offering mental-health services. Reach Malcolm at 330-580-8305 or... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
High school football resumes at Crestwood Local School Districtis over. **Watch our previous story in the video above** The Mantua police ch
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
is over. **Watch our previous story in the video above** The Mantua police chief said the case was sent to the Portage County Prosecutor to determine if any criminal charges should be filed. The chief said he the actions appeared to be... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Brimfield school rallies around 7-old with rare genetic disorderbrave is exactly how to describe 7-year-old Kelsie Matijakovic, a second-grade
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
brave is exactly how to describe 7-year-old Kelsie Matijakovic, a second-grade student at Brimfield Elementary School in Portage County. Classmates are saluting her courage as she wages battle against a rare genetic disorder. FOX 8's Jack Shea... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Manufacturing Day in Valley aims to change perceptionhere," said Brown. "These plants, I've been in probably 100 manufacturing plant
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 11 days ago
here," said Brown. "These plants, I've been in probably 100 manufacturing plants in Mahoning, Trumbull, and Columbiana and Portage County over the years. They're not rusty, they're high-tech." One of the big takeaways from today's roundtable... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Carjacking, 115 mph chase leads to arrest of Milwaukee man on I-39letting them out a few blocks away. The car was located because of OnStar and
WAOW Wausau / Posted 11 days ago
letting them out a few blocks away. The car was located because of OnStar and about 3 p.m. was spotted by a trooper in Portage County, leading to a chase at speeds up to 115 mph, Stertz said. A tire deflation device was deployed to try and... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Summit County area calendar of eventsThe park is located at 1160 Front Street, Cuyahoga Falls. - A Day in the Count
The Suburbanite / Posted 12 days ago
The park is located at 1160 Front Street, Cuyahoga Falls. - A Day in the Country returns to Northeast Ohio at the Portage County Randolph Fairgrounds (4215 Fairground Road, Atwater) on Oct. 7 and 8. The market features local artists,... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Marathon Co. Crime Stoppers: Armed robbery at Wausau storein Wausau. WAUSAU (WAOW)-- Marathon County Crime Stoppers is looking to genera
WAOW Wausau / Posted 12 days ago
in Wausau. WAUSAU (WAOW)-- Marathon County Crime Stoppers is looking to generate new leads in an armed robbery in Wausau. Portage County Crime Stoppers: $3,000 trailer stolenPortage County Crime Stoppers: $3,000 trailer stolen STEVENS POINT... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Officers from across Wisconsin train together in Stevens Pointtogether and get on the same page. "Make sure that we're all on the same frequ
WAOW Wausau / Posted 12 days ago
together and get on the same page. "Make sure that we're all on the same frequency, we all have the same training," said Portage County Sheriff Mike Lukas. "We understand the entries going into a building, we understand we're going to where... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
VideoshootingFormer Newsline 9 reporter covering Las Vegas shooting Morning Weather
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
shootingFormer Newsline 9 reporter covering Las Vegas shooting Morning Weather October 4thMorning Weather October 4th Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Woman, 31, killed,... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
President Trump travels to grieving Las Vegas after mass shootinga crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sh
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
a crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sheriff's Department reported Friday.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Former Newsline 9... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Bride's proud display of her 4-inch birthmark at wedding goes virala crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sh
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
a crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sheriff's Department reported Friday.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Former Newsline 9... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Videoa crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sh
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
a crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sheriff's Department reported Friday.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Former Newsline 9... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
GOP leaders say no action on gun legislationa crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sh
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
a crash at an Athens intersection last Saturday morning, the Marathon County Sheriff's Department reported Friday.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Former Newsline 9... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Video32-year-old Wausau woman died from an unusual set of health- and drug-related c
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
32-year-old Wausau woman died from an unusual set of health- and drug-related circumstances, police said Monday.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Woman, 31, killed,... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Remembering the victims of the Las Vegas concert shooting32-year-old Wausau woman died from an unusual set of health- and drug-related c
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
32-year-old Wausau woman died from an unusual set of health- and drug-related circumstances, police said Monday.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Morning Weather... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Video32-year-old Wausau woman died from an unusual set of health- and drug-related c
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
32-year-old Wausau woman died from an unusual set of health- and drug-related circumstances, police said Monday.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Wausau teen going to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Videowoman faces multiple charges after police said she left her four children home
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
woman faces multiple charges after police said she left her four children home alone while taking a trip to Europe.More >> Portage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedyPortage County musician witnesses Las Vegas tragedy Wausau teen going to... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Windham workers go on strike after failed contract negotiationsMore than 80 united steelworkers are on strike in Portage County at Harbison-Wa
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 14 days ago
More than 80 united steelworkers are on strike in Portage County at Harbison-Walker Refractories in Windham. The local set up picket lines after five weeks of failed contract negotiations. A unit chair for the union committee said the company is... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Antique Gun bill draws concernof domestic abuse, even as a misdemeanor, to own a firearm. With this new bill
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 14 days ago
of domestic abuse, even as a misdemeanor, to own a firearm. With this new bill looming, dozens of people gathered at the Portage County Courthouse for the second annual Purple Ribbon walk, as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Advocacy... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Amid new guns concerns, annual domestic violence walk returns to Portage Co.of domestic abuse, even as a misdemeanor, to own a firearm. With this new bill
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
of domestic abuse, even as a misdemeanor, to own a firearm. With this new bill looming, dozens of people gathered at the Portage County Courthouse for the second annual Purple Ribbon walk, as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Advocacy... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Two arrests made in string of car theftsand stealing. They say many complaints of thefts came from rural Wuapaca Count
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 15 days ago
and stealing. They say many complaints of thefts came from rural Wuapaca County, City of Weyauwega, Village of Fremont, Portage County, and Winnebago County. Deputies say many of the items were recovered at a pawn shop. The The Waupaca County... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Arrests made in string of Waupaca Co. theftscrimes began last month after law enforcement received numerous complaints rega
WAOW Wausau / Posted 16 days ago
crimes began last month after law enforcement received numerous complaints regarding vehicle break-ins in Waupaca County, Portage County and Winnebago County. The sheriff said Fritch and Schimdt broke windows on cars and manipulated locks on... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
$1M bond set for Ohio woman charged in infant's deaththe death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley (N
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 17 days ago
the death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley (NYZ'-lee), of Kent, was arraigned Friday in Portage County on charges including involuntary manslaughter, reckless homicide and child endangering. Kent police say the... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
$1M bond set for Ohio woman charged in infant's deaththe death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley (N
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
the death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley (NYZ'-lee), of Kent, was arraigned Friday in a Portage County courtroom after being indicted on involuntary manslaughter, reckless homicide and child endangering... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
$1M bond set for Kent woman charged in infant's deathin the death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
in the death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley, of Kent, was arraigned Friday in a Portage County courtroom after being indicted on involuntary manslaughter, reckless homicide and child endangering... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
$1M bond set for Ohio woman charged in infant's deaththe death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley (N
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
the death of her 3-month-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Knisley (NYZ'-lee), of Kent, was arraigned Friday in a Portage County courtroom after being indicted on involuntary manslaughter, reckless homicide and child endangering... Read more
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